Inspector Peter Harris

Port Arthur in purple

LAVENDER harvesting was in full swing just prior to Christmas at the Port Arthur Lavender farm. The family owned business overlooking the water at Long Bay was established in 2014 […]

Okines assistance

LABOR Leader and local Lyons MP Rebecca White recently visited Okines Community House and donated $200 to help them get through the Christmas period and make sure they could continue […]

Church sale dashes community hopes

COMMUNITY hopes have been dashed with the sale of Dunalley’s St Martin’s Anglican Church. The sandstone church was sold to an interstate couple in December for $161,000 and the new […]

School’s out for Sorell’s Andy

RETIRING Sorell School principal Andy Bennett firmly believes the school is on the cusp of doing something outstanding. Mr Bennett said the school was agenda setting and would be an […]

Youngest ever president for Ex Services Club

THE saying goes, “if you want something done, ask a busy person’’. Well that seems to be the case for Nubeena’s Joel McKean, who was recently elected unopposed as president […]

Montana aiming high

TRIABUNNA’S Montana Marshall is back home, back at school and is hoping to compete in the Australian Transplant Games next year. Having undergone a second double lung transplant at Melbourne’s […]

Pair living their big ‘small’ dream

SORELL farmers Oli Wichmann and Mac McGuiness believe small is beautiful. Their micro greens – herbs, vegetables and salads – are served at some of Tasmania’s best restaurants and enjoyed […]

Marina backed

SORELL Council will know this month if there is any private sector interest in developing the proposed Dunalley Marina and Economic Cultural Hub. The potential multi-million development includes a 150 […]

New home for vital services

The Tasmanian Government has confirmed Sorell’s new $12 million Emergency Services Hub will be built on vacant land next to the Community Health Centre in Cole Street. The site was […]

Triabunna tuckshop top of the class

TRIABUNNA District School is officially top of the class when it comes to its canteen. Last month, the Tasmanian School Canteen Association and the Education Minister Jeremy Rockliff singled out […]